Archive for the ‘Tools’ Category


Useful tools for programmers: Yeoman

Finally, I’ve got a little bit of time for blogging, so today wanted to write a few words about one of useful tools for developers – Yeoman. Yo man! Useful tools for programmers – Mr Yeoman Why to do the tedious, repetitive tasks, if it can be done for us by machine, or in this […]


jQuery plugins, JavaScript libraries, tutorials and codes – new website

Its working now! We invite you to a new page with interesting resources. We find there jQuery plugins, variety of useful JavaScript libraries, tutorials and more. We publish materials in our opinion worthy of attention, so both Web Developers and Web Designers can find in one place solutions for own projects. And maybe even new […]


JavaScript, HTML5, CSS and Data URI

What is that? The Data URI scheme is simply a way to represent the information, but in such a way the data usually kept in files (e.g. images) are available in a form of text string! Such a string has its own format, and allows developers to easily transfer the resource, e.g. between Web applications, […]


Functional programming in JavaScript and the underscore.js library

Functional programming is a programming methodology being a variation of declarative programming, in which functions belongs to the fundamental values, and the emphasis is on valuation of (often recursive) functions. It’s used also by the underscore.js library, which supports functional programming in JavaScript. Functional programming in JavaScript and underscore.js This JavaScript library offers a variety […]


QR codes in JavaScript!

The QR Code (Quick Response) is alphanumeric, two-dimensional, square graphic code, invented by the Japanese company Denso Wave in 1994. With these codes we meet more frequently. Today’s article is about how to work with QR codes in JavaScript. It’s quite simple with the right tools. QR codes in JavaScript There are many solutions for […]


Interesting JavaScript libraries

In today’s article we have compiled some interesting JavaScript libraries, which we used in some projects. A lot of them can make our projects more attractive, other are typically tools supporting work with the code. Interesting JavaScript libraries Tinycon Favicon management from JavaScript! With this library we can manipulate an icon in the title bar […]


WYSIWYG editors in JavaScript, jQuery and HTML5

Hello! Today we present a small set of WYSIWYG editors. They are based on Javascript, of course, but also on newer possibilities offered by HTML5. WYSIWYG editors Sometimes we need to add such editor to our projects (e.g. for admin panel of CMS, product descriptions in e-commerce software, etc). There are many ready-to-use, very good […]


Compress JavaScript and CSS files

Minimizing / compression of JavaScript and CSS code is often encountered technique used to optimize the loading time by reducing weight of the file. Today we will try to briefly tell about the tools used for this purpose. Compress JavaScript and CSS code Recently someone asked me about it, so we have today’s small article. […]


Read files in JavaScript and HTML5

Actually I met with this issue for years. However, the modern solutions allow us really to approach this issue in a meaningful way, not related to one specific browser. Read files in JavaScript and HTML5 Among the easiest ways, we can mention loading the file contents via AJAX; in case of jQuery we can use […]


HTML5 Video and JavaScript

After an article about the audio, it’s time to write also about HTML5 Video. Working with HTML5 Video The <video> element of HTML5 specification allows the user to play videos in the browser without installing additional plug-ins. Example of use: As in the case of audio, we can add the controls attribute, to show the […]